Filtration Journal

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FILTRATION contains the latest industrial news and technical papers from the varied fields of filtration and separation. It is the official journal of The American Filtration & Separations Society (AFS). All papers published in FILTRATION are abstracted and indexed by Chemical Abstracts, GEO-BASE, MEI Online and Scopus.

Each issue contains approximately 80 pages. Among its subscribers are individual industrialists and academics from more than 25 countries as well as multi-national companies and organizations. It is distributed to the members of AFS in an electronic (pdf) format.

There are two principal sections in FILTRATION.


The latest filtration and separation industry news (including details of new products and services), features on the latest developments, news from filtration societies, technical meeting reports etc.


Informative papers about technical developments and updates in filtration and separation. The main focus are industries that are reliant on filtration technologies and research and development in industrial and university laboratories. FILTRATION aims to publish original contributions within the broad field of filtration, separation, clarification, dust control and related processes. All papers are professionally reviewed and the journal is overseen by an international Editorial Board.

If you are interested in submitting a paper for publication in the FILTRATION Journal, contact the AFS publications committee chair, Rahul Bharadwaj at